Molson Coors Brewing Company

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Burton Upon Trent
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12 Month Industrial Placement Student – Logistics

Are you thirsty for a bright and rewarding career with the company behind some of the world’s leading beer brands such as Carling, the UK’s best-selling beer for the last 30 years, Grolsch, Cobra, Sharp’s Doom Bar and Rekorderlig? We have ambitions to become the first choice for consumers and customers and are looking for ambitious self-starters with the confidence and drive to succeed to support us in achieving this ambition. 

We have ambitions to be the first choice for consumers and customers and our brands include, amongst others, Carling, the UK’s best-selling beer for the last 30 years, Coors Light, Grolsch, Cobra, Singha, Doom Bar and Rekorderlig.


Molson Coors (UK) has been awarded the exclusive Top Employers United Kingdom for the past 4 years for our exceptional employee offerings. We are delighted to be one of the few companies to be officially recognised as a leading employer in the UK. We’ve created a culture that supports work-life balance and employee development is a major focus at Molson Coors. We work hard to provide an environment where the best talent can be successful, develop and grow.


Molson Coors UK and Ireland breweries are collectively capable of brewing 14.6 million hectolitres (3 billion pints) per year, the Logistics function are a crucial part of the process ensuring machinery is maintained arrive on time and in the correct quantities, ensuring the materials are fed to the correct production lines and once the product is packaged they are responsible for safe and timely storage and delivery to either distribution centres or customers and consumers through our third party distribution network.

As an Industrial Placement Student, you will be given the opportunity to support the Planning and Logistics department, taking on daily activities such as vendor to depot product replenishment and demand analysis for the Multiples (supermarkets) and Pub Chains, you will also be involved in cutting edge project work with customers, suppliers and other brewers.

Offering a salary of £19,000 per annum as well as flexible working practices, benefits and rewards, this role is based in Burton upon Trent - the home of UK brewing. At the end of your 12 month placement you will have gained invaluable experience within a real working planning and logistics function, delivering cost saving and value add projects which directly contribute to savings and profit for the business.

You will have opportunities to demonstrate your creativity and capability and have access to quality coaching, mentoring leadership and development and support.


Skills you need to be successful in this role

At Molson Coors we are looking for confident self-starters, with the drive to succeed in supporting our business growth, in return we will provide the opportunity to learn, develop and gain vital business experience in a supportive, fun and friendly environment.

Bringing a positive and professional attitude into the workplace, you will combine your ability to juggle multiple demands with superb analytical, communication and problem solving skills. 

To be considered for this role we anticipate you will currently be studying a degree in an analytical discipline e.g Business Manager, Supply Chain Management or a numerate based degree, and will be predicted a 2.1 or above in your chosen subject.


After completing your studies, these placements could be a stepping stone into a Graduate Development role with Molson Coors which could lead to a long-term career with us, if that sounds good then we’d like to hear from you!

Closing date for applications will be Friday 29th December 2017




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